Exxon Valdez

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  • Created on: 28-04-15 12:31
When did the Exxon Valdez oil spill happen?
1989
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It is a what pipeline?
Transatlantic
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How did the oil spill happen?
The transport ship ran aground
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In 4 hours how many gallons had spilled?
6,700,000 gallons
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How many gallons were lossed a second?
500 gallons
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In total how many gallons were lossed?
11.2 million gallons
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The spill effected what business the most?
Fishing Industries
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How did they reduce the amount of oil that reached the shoreline?
They used high pressure warm water
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How many years later was oil still being found on the beach?
20 years
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